08074815 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 56 patents.

A rack for use in an operating room during surgery to hold surgical instruments. The rack includes a vertical support (including an adjustable height portion); rack support braces; rack support arms; a base interface member; casters; a base; and lighted trays. The lighted trays radiate ultraviolet and/or visible light to provide visible light in low light conditions and/or to inhibit bacterial growth. The trays are detachably attachable from the rack support arms which helps the trays to be maintained in a sterile condition, even if the rest of the rack is not maintained in a sterile condition.

Multi-level rack system with ultraviolet light for supporting surgical tools
Application Number
Publication Number
8074815 (B2)
Application Date
May 23, 2008
Publication Date
December 13, 2011
Jeffrey Gerstner
Honeoye Falls
David B Woycechowsky
George R McGuire
A47B 43/00
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